Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Buses replace late night trains to / from Crewe on Sunday 30 June

Start date
30/06/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Transport for Wales between Cardiff Central / Birmingham New Street / Shrewsbury and Chester

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Shrewsbury and Crewe after 22:00, closing all lines.

As a result:

  • The 21:08 Birmingham International to Chester is diverted via Wrexham. A replacement bus will run from Shrewsbury to Crewe.
  • The 21:12 Cardiff Central to Chester service is diverted to run via Wrexham. A replacement bus will run between Shrewsbury and Crewe.
  • The 23:00 Chester to Shrewsbury service will start later than usual at 23:22 and is diverted to run via Wrexham. A replacement bus will run from Chester to Crewe, and also from Crewe to Shrewsbury.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.